Science at Home

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Science at Home


Give the gift of hands-on science fun!  Science at Home provides your young #sciencebuff with approximately two hours of hands-on science engagement through a variety of unique Kit materials and a pre-recorded educational video link.

Each Kit contains approximately four carefully curated STEM activities and highlights unique Western New York science content. Kit materials come in a sturdy 12” wide by 3” deep cardboard box branded with our Science at Home logo.

Science at Home Ages

Science at Home Kit materials and video link content is recommended for ages 5 to 12 years old. Some adult supervision may be required.


$25 per Activity Kit. Buffalo Museum of Science Members save 20%

Kit Purchase & Pick-up

Kit availability is limited and new kit themes will be released periodically.

Science at Home Kits can be purchased online and be picked-up curbside at the Tifft Nature Preserve Darling Environmental Education Center beginning December 12.

Please contact 716.825.6397 or [email protected] for pick-up information.

BMS Members

BMS Members save 20% on kits!

Cancellation Policy

Kits are non-refundable. Approved discounts can only be applied at the time of purchase.

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Science at Home Available Kits

Snowflake Bentley Kit | SOLD OUT!

Explore the wonders of snowflakes through the eyes of Wilson “Snowflake” Bentley by measuring weather, making crystals, classifying snowflakes, and reading a beautifully illustrated storybook about his discoveries!

Tree Investigation Kit

Investigate Western New York’s local tree species with your very own pocket identification guide, plus a variety of REAL tree specimens such as pinecones, laminated autumn leaves, and tree slices to use in hands-on art, math and science activities!